Threat Outbreak Alert RuleID18552: Email Messages Distributing Malicious Software on October 8, 2015

2015-10-09T13:55:17
ID CISCO-THREAT-41446
Type ciscothreats
Reporter Cisco
Modified 2015-10-09T13:55:17

Description

Medium

Alert ID:

41446

First Published:

2015 October 9 13:55 GMT

Version:

1

Summary

  • Cisco Security has detected significant activity related to spam email messages distributing malicious software.

Email messages that are related to this threat (RuleID18552) may contain the following files:

Name | Size in Bytes | MD5 Checksum
---|---|---
d2.exe | 151,552
| 0x99812001A7D7AE0DB61EDFCD2B5296B4

The following text is a sample of the email message that is associated with this threat outbreak:

> Subject: Your Amazon.com order confirmation for tracy.koenig@tmihospitality.com

Message Body:

Amazon
Order Confirmation
Hello,
Thank you for shopping with us.
You ordered "Apple Iphone 6, Silver, 16 GB (Unlocked)".
We’ll send a confirmation when your items ship.
Details
Your credit card has been successfully charged for the total amount.
Please find attached the billing confirmation receipt.
Guaranteed delivery date:
October 10, 2015
Order Status : Confirmed
Total Before Tax: $638.00
Estimated Tax: $4.12
Order Total: $642.00
We hope to see you again soon.
Amazon.com
Unless otherwise noted, items sold by Amazon.com LLC are subject to sales tax in select states
in accordance with the applicable laws of that state. If your order contains one or more items
from a seller other than Amazon.com LLC , it may be subject to state and local sales tax,
depending upon the seller's business policies and the location of their operations.
Learn more about tax and seller information.
This email was sent from a notification-only address that cannot accept incoming email.
Please do not reply to this message.

Cisco security appliances can help protect customers during the critical period between the first exploit of a virus outbreak and the release of vendor antivirus signatures. Cisco Web Security Appliances help secure and control web and email traffic by offering layers of malware protection. Cisco security appliances are automatically updated to help prevent both spam email and hostile web URLs from being passed to the end user.

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Revision History

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